Assistant Professor, Microbiology or Immunology

Location
Albany, New York (US)
Salary
Commensurate with education, experience and qualifications.
Posted
November 01 2018
Ref
Assistant Professor, Microbiology or Immunology
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

The Department of Basic and Clinical Sciences at the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (www.acphs.edu) is seeking candidates for a tenure-track faculty position. The primary role of this position will be to support the College’s pre-pharmacy, Microbiology and graduate Molecular Biosciences programs. It is anticipated that this position will be filled at the Assistant Professor level. The anticipated start date for this position is Fall of 2019.

All applicants must have a Ph.D. and relevant post-doctoral experience. Applicants are expected to have a strong publication record, defined research plan for securing extramural funding, and a commitment to teaching and research at both the undergraduate and graduate level. Preference will be given to candidates with a primary research area in Immunology or Microbiology. It is desirable that candidates have prior independent teaching experience and a research area that complements the department’s focus on host pathogen interactions.

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (ACPHS) is a private college located in New York State’s Capital Region that offers a pre-pharmacy curriculum in addition to undergraduate degrees in Biomedical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Science, Microbiology, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Public Health. The College also has graduate programs in Health Outcomes Research, Molecular Biosciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Pharmacy. The College is a vibrant and growing community that offers opportunities for collaborative teaching and research within the College as well as with local academic institutions, health related organizations and state government.

ACPHS offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package such as health insurance, retirement, and tuition reimbursement for faculty and the children of faculty members. Salary and start-up funds will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The search committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue until the position is filled. Preference will be given to candidates whose applications are received by November 26, 2018.

Interested applicants should submit a letter outlining their specific interest in this position and relevant experience, curriculum vitae, research plans, teaching interests/experience and the contact information for three references.

ACPHS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

All applicants must have a Ph.D. and relevant post-doctoral experience.

Preference will be given to candidates with a primary research area in Immunology or Microbiology. It is desirable that candidates have prior independent teaching experience and a research area that complements the department’s focus on host pathogen interactions.